When something is wrong with your tooth and we inform you that we cannot save it, this does not mean we cannot rescue your oral health. To the contrary, providing you with a dental extraction is the first step in making things right again for your smile. However, when you hear that we are removing your tooth, you might feel anything but happy or relieved. To help you understand why removing a problematic tooth is actually a beneficial decision, we offer up a few reasons you can feel good about your smile’s future.
If you’re short on details regarding gum disease, you might feel a little bit like you’re just going through the motions of dental hygiene without knowing if you’re optimizing your efforts. You might also find yourself feeling uneasy, wondering if there’s something else you should be doing to avoid this problem, if it’s even an issue that should be on your radar, and how to notice it if it occurs. The wonderful news is that once you have the essential details stored away in your mind, gum problems are something you will understand and that you can easily avoid. Learn more!
Did you know that it’s a very, very bad idea to share toothbrushes? If this is something you’ve done for quite a while, don’t worry: Everything’s going to be okay! However, we certainly suggest you get your own brush and keep it that way. To find out more regarding why it’s best for your oral health to avoid sharing dental hygiene instruments and how it can protect your oral and overall health, take in a little helpful information.
If you have come to our practice for a checkup and left with the news that you need a dental filling, it’s likely because you are dealing with an oral health issue known as tooth decay. Whether you have experienced a filling for a cavity before (or not), you may still notice that you have a lot of questions surrounding receiving this restorative treatment and how it might affect you. Since we are always glad to answer questions, we would like to begin offering responses right now with a beneficial FAQs session.
So, you’re wondering why you might need restorative dentistry but you are having a hard time finding a way to sort out the details. To begin, the easiest way to think about restorative care is to remember that it’s there to restore your oral health when something doesn’t go according to plan. This might mean you break your tooth. Or, perhaps a cavity develops. As for the more specific information you need to flesh out your understanding of restorations and how they can become instrumental in protecting your grin, we’re happy to break it all down for you.
Are you having some doubts about whether the way your smile looks will ever be able to fall in line with the way you wish it looked? When problems that include extra tissue, barely overlapping teeth, and strange tooth borders come into play, we understand the concern that perhaps you’re stuck with what nature gave you. To the contrary, we are also happy to report that we offer dental contouring to take care of these types of problems. Find out more about this cosmetic treatment, so you can quickly begin your better-looking-smile journey.
Do you ever think your teeth look short? Maybe one tooth looks short. Perhaps you have an unsightly space between two teeth that you dislike. Or, you may have a stain on your tooth you cannot stand. What do these issues all have in common? Well, all of these concerns require additional dental tissue to repair the particular esthetics concern. Fortunately, we can offer you this luxury with the use of dental bonding.
If your knowledge of porcelain veneers is somewhat surface level, you might not know much about their many benefits or if they would make a good solution for your cosmetic care needs. As you begin to gather new details, however, you may quickly discover that they offer everything you’ve ever wanted (and more) or that they offer far more than you really need. To begin your advanced education in veneers and to help you get a feel for whether they’re right for you, we offer up two good reasons to select them.
When you get to the point that you’re ready to whiten your smile, you’ve likely done some research. As a result, your decision may start to feel a bit challenging. Why? Well, you may have noticed that in addition to our professional cosmetic treatments, over-the-counter teeth whitening options abound! We certainly suggest you stay away from these alternative choices and come directly to us for a whiter smile. Don’t worry, we are happy to tell you the reasons behind this suggestion.
Are you currently undergoing ClearCorrect treatment? If so, congratulations! Every second, you are getting one step closer to a smile that is straight and oh-so-gorgeous! While you may feel like you’re doing a pretty good job keeping up with your orthodontic care, you might feel yourself wondering how to continue with your attentiveness while also enjoying the upcoming Halloween holiday. Don’t fret! This is entirely possible. Just take some suggestions to heart, so you pass with flying colors.